Jefferson's "Life and Morals of Jesus of Nazareth"

Thomas Jefferson was a deist, rather than an orthodox Christian, so his compilation of the English, Latin, Greek and French versions of the New Testament in parallel columns was made according to his own judgment as to what should be included. He omitted the miracleS and ended the narration at the Crucifixion. He entitled it "The Life and Morals of Jesus of Nazareth". In 1904, the work was published as a Congressional Document by the Government Printing Office at the behest of the Fifty-Seventh Congress.

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